science

Photo: Pygmy pipehorse is the curiousest of creatures

Can you spot the pipehorse?

Top 16 extreme weather disasters in 2017

Last year, the US suffered an astounding $306 billion in damage, shattering all records to date.

Photo: Tiny purple beetle meets an ant

Our photo of the day comes from the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador.

Photo: Noble beauty is a bird at risk

The gorgeous and unique Lewis’s woodpecker will be gone forever if significant conservation actions aren’t taken to save it.

It’s raining iguanas in Florida

Iguanas are falling out of trees in Florida because of the cold; here’s what to do if you find one.

Photo: White-tailed jackrabbit chills in the snow

A lesson in playing it cool.

Scientists encounter jellyfish that looks like "deep sea fireworks" (Video)

It’s deep sea candy for the eyes.

Photo: Bobcat prowls the stream in Yosemite

Our photo of the day comes from beautiful Yosemite National Park.

The birds we’ve lost: 10 incredible avian species that are gone forever

From the passenger pigeon to the laughing owl, here is but a small sampling of the mighty birds that are now extinct.

Photo: Great blue heron shows its skills

Our photo of the day is a lesson in balance.